A new exhibition in Berlin takes a look at Wagner from the perspective of more than 50 contemporary artists. Wagner 2013. Kunstlerpositionen opens today at Akademie der Künste and runs to 17 February 2013.
Scene from Götterdämmerung, directed by Joachim Herz, Leipzig 1976:
Video still from Björn Verloh's film for Hans Neuenfels’ production of Lohengrin, Bayreuth 2010:
Scene from Die Walküre, directed by Joachim Herz, Leipzig 1974:
Das Rheingold, a photographic response by Hold Your Horses (Thea Costantino, Tarryn Gill and Pilar Mata Dupont):